The Government of Nagaland is undertaking all necessary steps to ensure that we are well-prepared to face the challenge and threat posed by the growing pandemic. This page provides a snapshot of the status of COVID-19 in Nagaland, our level of preparedness, and also attempts to guide all readers to relevant and trustworthy authorities for resources and advisories on COVID-19.


I) Status of Health

The above data is as of  10th  April 2020 (figures will be updated from time to time). 1 test result is awaited. 

For COVID-19 data at the national level, please head to the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare Website

For information on the situational update and important announcements on COVID-19 in Nagaland, please head to the State Directorate of Health and Family Welfare website

COVID-19 alerts are also found on Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority’s website 

II) Status of Equipment & Manpower

Above data is as of 10th April 2020

III) Nagaland Government’s Advisories on COVID – 19 can be accessed here

More information and official guidelines released by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India can be accessed here

IV) Updates 

  • 04.04.2020 Governor addresses the people of Nagaland on COVID-19 situation. Read the full message here
  • 03.04.2020 Governor briefs the President on COVID-19 status in Nagaland. Read about it here
  • 03.04.2020 Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation on COVID-19. Watch the video here
  • 02.04.2020 Aarogya Setu app launched for staying informed and alert against COVID-19. The same is available on google play store here and app store here

V) Important Helplines 

  • National Helpline

Contact number: +91-11-23978046 or 1075

Email id:

  • Nagaland State Helpline

Contact numbers: 700541524, 9856071745, 7005539653

Email id:

  • State level Control Room during COVID-19 lockdown

Nodal Officer: Shri. Renchamo P. Kikon, IPS, Additional Director General of Police (Law & Order)

Contact number: 0370-2291122/2291120 and Toll Free 1070

  • COVID-19 Emergency Police Room

Contact Number: 0370-224251/2242512/879433041

  • For the homeless, stranded and needy in Nagaland

Contact number: 6009924366

  • For those outside the state

Nodal Officer: Shri. Shanavas, IAS, Principal Director, School Education

Contact number: 8732893116

  • Retired personnel of Medical fraternity, final year medical students, PG students willing to volunteer

Contact number: 9402245812

  • For those seeking to connect with a Professional Counselor, please whatsapp your name, age/gender/address, brief description of your problem to the following number

Contact number: 7005251298

  • District-wise helplines

VI) Awareness and Resources

Misinformation regarding COVID-19 is rampant. To successfully fight against the Virus, we must understand the facts. Please refer to the following info-graphics and links provided to educate and protect yourself and your loved ones.


Immediately Call the State Helplines if you are experiencing the above symptoms.

For more resources and information by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, please click here


How to protect yourself against COVID-19 (Source: WHO)

When and How to wear medical masks to protect against COVID-19? (Source: WHO)

Experts from AIIMS Delhi share basic steps on hand-washing to fight against COVID-19

Practical tips to take care of your mental health during the stay-in (Source: MoHFW)

Expert Advice, Stay Home Stay Safe (Source: MoHFW)

April 2, 2020